President and Mrs. Cole, Col. Harry Ayers, and Others at Table during Homecoming Alumni Banquet 1


More than 300 guests enjoyed a banquet in the main cafeteria at Jacksonville State Teachers College in October 1948 as part of Homecoming festivities. Shown left to right are an unidentified male individual with glass raised, President Houston Cole, Mrs. Cole, and Col. Harry Ayers. Seated at the front table in the foreground may be Mr. and Mrs. Albert Patterson. (circa October 1948)